Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ey (island), from Proto-Germanic *awjō (floodplain, island), from earlier *agwjō, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ékʷeh₂ (water).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

øy f or m (definite singular øya or øyen, indefinite plural øyer, definite plural øyene)

  1. an island

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ey, from Proto-Germanic *awjō.

NounEdit

øy f (definite singular øya, indefinite plural øyar or øyer, definite plural øyane or øyene)

  1. an island

Derived termsEdit


ReferencesEdit